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Roux is not the problem

South African rugby will never move forward until we as the public realise that rugby decisions are not made by rugby people, but rather...

The questions around Jurie Roux won’t go away

The one piece of “news” that came out of the deliberations of the SA Rugby Union (Saru) around their embattled CEO, Jurie Roux, was...

Mallett and Venter for new Bok selectors…

Brendan Venter and Nick Mallett may be involve in Springbok rugby but as selectors reported Hendrik Cronjé for Rapport on Sunday South African Rugby union...

Roux no longer in charge of searching for Bok coach

SARU CEO Jurie Roux will not be in charge anymore on the search for the new Springbok coach. Roux who are being accused of making unauthorised...

No major injuries from Madibaz game

  Following the contact session against the NMMU Madibaz on Friday last week, a few players have picked up minor injuries and will be monitored...

Dates, venues for Coca-Cola Youth Weeks named

SA Rugby on Tuesday announced a new structure to the 2016 Coca-Cola Youth Weeks, with the junior tournaments being hosted concurrently in Paarl and...

Three new signings for the Kings

  The Southern Kings have confirmed three more player signings ahead of their return to the Vodacom Super Rugby 2016 competition. Chief Operating Officer, Charl Crous,...

Shocking development as SA Rugby’s turkeys again vote against Christmas

  Written by Rob Otto (robdylan)    Oh, this one is just too good to be true! According to one of the Afrikaans papers, three of...

SARU add to an already massive task for new Bok coach

As if it will not be hard enough for the new Springbok coach to achieve the new transformation goals of SARU and Government, a...

SARU new plan to keep SA Players

  The Executive Council of the South African Rugby Union has approved a new funding model for professional rugby players designed to encourage more players...

Why SARU must look at foreign coach

On Friday the search for the new coach of the Springboks started with SARU putting forward there plans for a new coach. The question...

Saru to produce Kiwi Bolter in Bok Team?

THE SOUTH AFRICAN RUGBY UNION'S BURNING DESIRE TO SECURE THE SERVICES OF ALLISTER COETZEE AS SPRINGBOK COACH MAY BE ON THE WANE. JAN DE...

De Allende, De Jager nominated for Payer of the Year

Springboks Damian De Allende and Lood de Jager were rewarded for their good form at the Rugby World Cup when both earned two nominations...

Bidvest Car Rental new sponsor to SA Rugby

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) on Thursday welcomed Bidvest Car Rental into their sponsorship family as the Official Car Rental Supplier to the...

SARU concerned by overseas exodus

Transformation, transformation, transformation. Reprts Lloyd Burnard - Sport24 That is the word being drummed into all involved in South African rugby. But there are other problems facing...

Meyer quits Bok job

By Brendan Nel Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer is gone. The Bok coach decided eight days before his position was to be a talking point at the...

Meyer: SARU to tread water?

Still a few weeks away until SARU will reveal what there pan with Meyer and the Springboks will be, speculations are getting stronger on...

Andy Marinos appointed CEO of SANZAAR

     The South African Rugby Union (SARU) on Monday congratulated Andy Marinos on his appointment as the Chief Executive Officer of SANZAAR (South African...

Emerging Springboks – If we could pick one

  By: BC (Benedict Chanakira)     It has been an exciting season in the Currie Cup an it was a new era for most of the Unions...

Blue Bulls crowned Amateur Provincial champions

The Blue Bulls on Saturday took top honours in the Amateur Provincial Competition final as they defeated the Sharks Club XV 60-27 to be...

Kings and SARU discuss Kings financials

High-level discussions between Eastern Province Rugby, the South African Rugby Union (SARU) and the South African Rugby Players’ Association (SARPA) took place in Port...

ABSA BOKtown….Feel the gees

Springbok supporters wishing to share the World Cup ‘gees’ with their fellow countrymen can once again enjoy the unique vibe of Absa Boktown during...

Hoskins sorts facts from bullshit

Many opinions have been aired over recent weeks and I have listened to them with growing frustration. I have been frustrated because the good...

Big scores dominate opening day at Northern APC

The opening day of the Northern Amateur Provincial Championship was dominated by big scores on Monday with three of the four winners scoring 50...

Fans can say goodbye at Springboks farewell on 11th September

The Springboks are inviting fans to come say farewell to them as they leave for the 2015 Rugby World Cup with a public send-off...

Bok to the future with Rassie Erasmus

THE FUTURE OF THE SPRINGBOKS HAS BEEN ENTRUSTED TO A TEAM OF GEEKS AND THEIR TRACKING SOFTWARE, ALTHOUGH A STEADY SUPPLY OF PLAYERS READY...

Coach proves faith in players for England clash

SA Schools coach Hein Kriek on Friday proved faith in the players that held their nerve to win against France in the Under-18 International...

Meyer could be in until 2019!

  So reports suggest Meyer could be in the Springbok hot seat until Rugby World Cup 2019. The news has been prominent since last season...

SA Schools, England unbeaten in U18 International Series

The SA Schools team and England on Tuesday remained unbeaten in the Under-18 International Series after registering their second round of victories in the...

SARU launches mobile gym in Pacaltsdorp

The community and rugby clubs operating in and around Pacaltsdorp in George received a huge boost on Tuesday as the South African Rugby Union...

A few lessons and maybe some hope?

Argentina have reasons to be positive The brilliance that was the Pumas must be acknowledged. Their development side managed to dazzle in the Vodacom Cup...

The clock is ticking…

The deciding week in the Rugby Championship. South Africa will go into the last test having all but secured third spot on the log...

SA Schools and SA Schools A side announced

The South African Rugby Union on Thursday named the SA Schools and SA Schools A squads for the Under-18 International Series against England, France,...

Lima Sopoaga to debut for All blacks

  The team is: 1. Tony Woodcock (112) 2. Dane Coles (27) 3. Owen Franks (69) 4. Brodie Retallick (38) 5. James Broadhurst 6. Liam Messam (41) 7. Richie McCaw - captain...

Springbok jerseys are ‘business attire’ every Friday

The Minister of Sport has appealed to corporate South Africa to throw their weight behind the Springboks’ Rugby World Cup campaign in a public...

André Watson’s employment terminated

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) today confirmed the arbitration award that was issued by the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) to...

SARU hard at work behind the scenes with our youth…

SARU has done allot of work in the past few years to develop and nurture young talent in our country to streamline the identification,...

Get your selfies on Springbok Jersey

Springbok fans will take to the field on the backs of their heroes at the Rugby World Cup in September and October – as...

Springboks and ASICS launch new RWC jersey

The new ASICS-designed and manufactured Springbok jersey for the Rugby World Cup was launched at a glittering event in Cape Town on Thursday, with...

SARU: New Youth Centres for Woman’s Rugby

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) on Wednesday announced a new programme to boost women’s rugby in South Africa and increase participation through the...

SARU boss takes aim at SANZAR

South African Rugby Union President Oregan Hoskins has spoken out strongly against the inconsistency of recent rulings at disciplinary tribunals. Hoskins is incensed by what...

SARU wants 2023 World Cup

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) on Wednesday confirmed its interest in bidding for the 2023 Rugby World Cup, following the announcement of the...

SARU road-map to transformation

The Strategic Transformation Plan (STP) of the South African Rugby Union (SARU) was the culmination of two years’ hard work and consultation, Mr Oregan...

Boksmart and Players Fund seminar

Former Springboks Joel Stransky and Hanyani Shimange will host two rugby seminars in Johannesburg and Cape Town respectively in the next fortnight titled “Ensuring...

SA Rugby Annual 2015 hits the shelves

THE 2015 edition of the South African Rugby Annul goes on sale nationwide today after being launched at Sunday’s South African Rugby Union...

Player exodus worries SARU CEO

The growing trend of other countries poaching South African rugby players at a young age was a worrying one, SA Rugby Union (SARU) chief...

SARU Tag Rugby Clinic

  The outer field at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium was a hive of activity on Wednesday afternoon as 10 local Primary Schools from all over...

SARU takes control of Bulldogs

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) announced on Wednesday that it had assumed control of the financial and administrative affairs of the Border Rugby...

Player of the Year Award nominations

Five Springboks have been nominated for the prestigious SA Rugby Player of the Year Award for 2014 with one of Nizaam Carr, Marcell Coetzee,...

Boks for Books library

Boks for Books library gets ‘Legend-ary’ launch in Paarl... The opening was attended by SARU Executive Council members and representatives of the Winelands District Education department,...